Tuesday - February 21, 2012
DAY - 1
08:45 - 09:00
Opening speech of the scientific activities by
Dr. Hatem Murad
Neurologist Consultant, KFSH
  Session Moderator
Dr. Thamer Al-Khairallah
Consultant, Neurology & Movement Disorders, Director of Movement Disorder Program Head, Section of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, KSA.
  Session Moderator
Dr. Hashem Balubaid
Assistant Professor, King Saud bin abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Head, Division of Physical and Geriatric Medicine Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, KSA
Epidemiology of Alzheimer's Disease and Global Challenges
Prof. Robert Daroff
Professor and Chair Emeritus of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University
Mr. Marc Wortman
Executive Director, Alzheimer's Disease International
    Q&A 09.35 - 09.50
    BREAK 10.15 - 10.30
Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease and Biomarkers
Prof. Bruno Dubois
Director of Cognitive Center, Neurological Institute of the University Salpetriere Hospital, Paris
    Q&A 10.35 - 10.50
    BREAK 10.50 - 11.00
Behavioral Aspects of Alzheimer's Disease and Impact on Caregivers
Prof. Barry Gordon
Therapeutic Cognitive Neuroscience Chair, John Hopkins University
    Q&A 11.35 - 11.50
    Lunch Break / Prayer 11.50 - 13.00
Workshop for Physicians
Using Standardized Tools to Assess Elderly Patients with Memory Disorders: Prepared by:
13:00 - 17:00
Dr. Najeeb Qadi
Consultant Cognitive & Behavioral Neurology Residency Program Director &
Deputy Chairman, Department of Neurosciences, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, KSA
Dr. Hisham Al-Khashan
Head Department of Family Medicine, Military Hospital, Riyadh, KSA
Dr. Fahad Alwahabi
Consultant Geriatric Psychiatry، Chairman, Department of Mental Health Head, Office of National & International Collaboration, King Fahad Medical City, KSA
Workshop for Physicians
How to Provide Care for Elderly Patients with Alzheimer's Disease
(Part I)
Prepared by:
13:00 - 17:00
Ms. Kiefah Awadallah
Advanced Nurse practitioner, Case Western Reserve University Frances Payne Bolton Cleveland, OH
  :Moderated by
Dr. Amal Al-Dakheel
Neurology Specialist and Member of the Scientific Committee of the Saudi Alzheimer's
Disease Association